“The vice president of Iran in particular have come here to convey the invitation to Mr. President to attend the summit nations Non-Aligned Movement in Tehran late August.”
President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY) are invited to attend the Non Aligned Summit in Tehran, Iran, late August.
The invitation was delivered by Vice President of Iran, Ebrahim Azizi, the Vice President, the Vice President Boediono on Friday (22/6).
“The vice president of Iran in particular have come here to convey the invitation to Mr. President to attend the summit nations Non-Aligned Movement in Tehran late August,” said the Vice President’s spokesman, Yopie Hidayat, Friday (22/6).
The invitation was for Indonesia as one of the founders of the Non-Aligned movement in the past. “The president of Iran sent specifically to convey his invitation to be present given the position of Indonesia Indonesia is very important,” said Yopie.
In addition to delivering the invitation, Boediono and Azizi also discussed bilateral relations. The meeting was called Yopie place with warm and friendly. Indonesia and Iran have common cultural and religious backgrounds. The second similarity, Yopie said, into two very important capital base that can be dsar strong ties between the two countries.
“The vice president expressed Iran Iran would appoint officials who are specifically tasked to improve relations with Indonesia, especially bilateral economic and trade,” said Yopie.
Non-Aligned Summit in Tehran-16 to be held on 26 to 31 August.
Non-Aligned Movement was first declared by the Declaration of Havana in 1979.
Movement member countries amounted to about two-thirds of the members of the United Nations Bansa and has 55 percent of the population.
Purpose of the establishment of the Non-Aligned Movement is to ensure the independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Non-Aligned countries.